Silver Alert issued for missing, endangered North Carolina woman

Posted at 4:58 PM, Jul 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-02 17:01:32-04

RALEIGH – The N.C. Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert Monday for a missing woman who is considered to be endangered.

Melissa Dawn Bass

Authorities say 42-year-old Melissa Dawn Bass was last seen in Ahoskie, North Carolina, and is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

Bass is described as a white woman who is approximately 5’2″ tall and weighs 205 pounds. She has medium length brown hair and blue eyes, and was last seen wearing a pink nightgown and gray tennis shoes.

Anyone who has seen Bass or is aware of her whereabouts is asked to call the Ahoskie Police Department at 1-252-332-5011 or 911.

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